Goldsmith is NZ's voice at China forum

With a total investment of over $18.5 billion, Chinese enterprises have established 56 overseas economic and trade cooperation zones in 20 Belt and Road countries, creating tax revenue of over $1.1 billion and 180,000 jobs. Despite Chinese anger at N... More..

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White House meeting on Paris climate deal delayed

Other members of the administration, including Energy Secretary Rick Perry, have advocated a "renegotiation" of the United States commitments to the agreement, but legal questions have been raised about the fea...More..

NCBA Hosts Media Call on Regained Access to China
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NCBA Hosts Media Call on Regained Access to China

The latest trade deal is the culmination of several years of talks between trade officials representing the two countries and includes an agreement that the USA also be allowed to export liquified natural ...More..

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South Korea's Moon Brings Shift on North Korea: QuickTake Q&A

Ties between South Korea and China, who are important trade partners, have been strained by Seoul's decision to host a U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system in response to a growi...More..

Cyber Strike on UK Hospitals is 'International Attack', Says PM Theresa May
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Cyber Strike on UK Hospitals is 'International Attack', Says PM Theresa May

Cyber security expert Varun Badwhar said the attack gave a glimpse of what a "cyber-apocalypse" would look like. FedEx reported that its Windows computers were "experiencing interference" from malware, but wo...More..

Boris Johnson takes aim at Jeremy Corbyn's defence record
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Boris Johnson takes aim at Jeremy Corbyn's defence record

While the Tories might think foreign policy is a problem for Corbyn, the Labour leader clearly believes Theresa May's coziness to Donald Trump is a problem for them both. But he sowed confusion over the futur...More..

Manchester United reach the Europa League final
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Manchester United reach the Europa League final

David De Gea has been United's first choice goalkeeper since 2012 but Sergio Romero has been preferred in this season's Europa League campaign. The United defender struck theCelta No. Their league finishes ...More..

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Charlie Hunnam studied fighter Conor McGregor for King Arthur grit

I don't even have a table. "For me, the thing I could relate to most readily and was most excited about is the idea of the cultivation of self-belief and subduing one's inner demons in order to strengthen one...More..

Scientists find rare 'dragon skin' ice in Antarctica
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Scientists find rare 'dragon skin' ice in Antarctica

It may sound like a suit of armor from Game of Thrones, but "Dragon-skin" ice is actually a rare real-life meteorological occurrence, and it's just been found for the first time in over a decade. Dragon skin ic...More..

Ransomware attack believed to be biggest of its kind
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Ransomware attack believed to be biggest of its kind

In Spain, some big firms took pre-emptive steps to thwart ransomware attacks following a warning from Spain's National Cryptology Centre of "a massive ransomware attack". Affected users can restore their files ...More..

Life on land originated 580 million years earlier than thought
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Life on land originated 580 million years earlier than thought

Scientists involved in the study discovered signs of the stromatolite fossils (formed by cyanobacteria) in the remains of the freshwater hot spring located in the Dresser formation area of the Pilbarra, c...More..

Blizzard responds to growing Overwatch League unrest
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Blizzard responds to growing Overwatch League unrest

The release of Overwatch a year ago came with a bang given that as of January it had registered about 20 million players worldwide. Bigger markets like NY and LA are looking at footing an even larger bill...More..

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Microsoft to play nice with iPhones and Android with Windows 10 update

If you are developing apps for iOS on Windows based machines, you could use Xamarin for Visual Studio . Announced on stage at Build 2017, Xamarin Live Player will simplify the app development process for iOS...More..

Dozens of countries, including US, hit by huge cyberextortion attack
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Dozens of countries, including US, hit by huge cyberextortion attack

National Security Agency hit worldwide shipper FedEx, disrupted Britain's health system and infected computers in almost 100 countries on Friday. Politicians campaigning for next month's general election ha...More..

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Trump says he was going to fire Comey regardless of recommendation

At a hearing last week, Mr Comey denied under oath ever leaking information to the media. The senators said later that the Russian Federation investigations were discussed but Comey's firing was not. The latest...More..

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Hospitals in England hit by apparent cyberattack

It has had to cancel routine appointments and ambulances are being diverted to neighboring hospitals, Barts said. A statement from NHS Digital said: "A number of NHS organisations have reported to NHS Digit...More..

Solar tariff falls to Rs 2.62/unit
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Solar tariff falls to Rs 2.62/unit

The country is the world's third largest emitter of greenhouse gases and forecasters are anticipating its emissions could double as the country aims to lift millions out of poverty. " India has prime minister ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Xi, new South Korean leader talk nuclear

Those talks collapsed in 2008. This in turn could set off alarms in a more conservative Washington . Tokyo is particularly concerned about how Moon approaches a 2015 deal signed by the two countries to "fina...More..

ROM identifies new dinosaur species
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

ROM identifies new dinosaur species

The Royal Ontario Museum in Canada has gone above and beyond in naming a newly-discovered dinosaur species: Zuul , a beast from the cult favorite film "Ghostbusters" of the '80s. It's partly because of the na...More..

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Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) Valuation According To Analysts

The median estimate represents a 100% increase from the last price. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $19 price target, but the stock is already up 106.16% from its recent lows. There are advantages t...More..